Category Archives: Build

5 Tips On Scaling Your Business

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The foundations are in place, you have a good client base, maybe you have a team you work with, maybe you have a premises.  Now you are ready to take your business to the next stage, and to start feeling like a real business owner, rather than having a job.  It’s time to start reaping […]

10 Hats of Business

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No doubt your business started with either an idea of a product or service that you could offer and setting up the business operations filled you with excitement for what was coming. As your business took off and grew you noticed that suddenly there was so much more involved than just providing that product or […]

Our new Monthly Reports Service

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Attention! This is a PSA (Public Service Announcement) about a new service that we are excited to offer to all clients. You know that we are accountants who are about more than just dumping a figure on you at year end – what we love to most is seeing businesses grow and business owners thrive […]

How do I go about hiring an employee?

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Hiring an employee, especially your first, can be quite daunting.  It feels like such a huge step, but a necessary one to help you to grow your business (and probably to stop you working such long hours!). If you’re feeling snowed under you may think that hiring quickly will be a solution to this – […]

Our Hiring Process

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Finding and hiring the right person for your roles can be challenging – having that confidence in knowing you’ve got the right person. I really do believe that CVs can cover up some huge red flags, or if you’re not the best at writing (and this is a trait of many accountants including myself) then […]

How do I choose an Accountant?

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How do I choose the right Accountant for my business? You’ve made the decision to hire an accountant, but how do you choose which accountant is best for you to use? There are many ways to find accountants – speak to your friends, peers, customers, and social networks and ask for recommendations.  This is a […]

Our Credit Control Services

Stop chasing your tail and check out our credit control services!

You deserve to be paid on time for the work that you do, and goods you supply! It is so important that you get your hard earned cash in the bank.  But we get it – chasing for payment is not something that many people enjoy, especially when you’re busy and there are other pressing […]

Calculating your use of home as an office

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When it comes to year end, we ask you for the information for your use of home as an office. This is a business expense which we can include in your profit and loss and which will lower your profit thereby saving you tax. If you work from home at all, even if it is just […]

What does the Spring Statement 2022 Mean for You?

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On Wednesday 23rd March, Rishi Sunak presented his Spring Statement 2022. He opened with his acknowledgement of increased living costs, which have been fuelled by supply chain issues and the invasion of Ukraine. Here we summarise the main points covered in the Statement.  The Statement was based on a three-part tax plan to strengthen the […]

There are green matches on my bank feed – can I click them?!

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We get it. We love seeing Xero do its job too! And the temptation of seeing a page full of little green boxes that are just begging to be ticked off can be just too great! Or, maybe you see something sitting there waiting to be reconciled, and you know exactly what it is, so […]